Author: Khushbu Shah

MoU with University of JAFFNA

The institute signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka on September 8, 2017. The MoU will promote research and academic exchanges between the two institutions. The Consul-General of India at Jaffna, Mr Natarajan presided over the occasion. Academic collaborations undertaken within the scope of this MoU will place a special emphasis on the areas of interest to both India and Sri Lanka. A delegation from the institute, including Prof Amit Prashant and Prof Chelva Kumar, visited the University of Jaffna to establish this relationship, following up on a visit earlier last...

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Library Roundup

Week 33: 28 August 2017 - 1 September 2017 Book of the week: Storm in a Teacup: the physics of everyday life New...

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IITGN and JAIST hold hands to promote research

An MoU was signed on August 28, 2017 between the institute and Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (JAIST) to institute a programme offering a double Master’s degree. A delegation from JAIST led by President Dr Tetsuo Asano visited IITGN to sign the MoU. The delegation was joined by Prof Shungo Kawanishi from JAIST, who is currently a Scholar-in-Residence at IITGN. This programme would allow select students from both the institutes to concurrently earn two Master’s degrees, one from IITGN, and one from JAIST. Both the institutes have shared an extremely vibrant partnership since 2013 when the first MoU on academic exchange...

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